i have a black charcoal type material in the tail pipe of my 2002 LL Bean outback with a 3.0 V6 is this normal

Asked by Mar 03, 2017 at 09:16 AM about the Subaru Outback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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79,245

No it is not normal, sounds like you need new catalytic converters.

96,445

Maybe running rich.

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